Monday 24 October, 2016
Edition: International
Newstime News

Newstime News

UN Chief – Ban Ki-moon
Libya’s future threatened by “terrifying” IS: UN chief

Nouakchott, March 5, 2016 (AFP) – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned that the future of Libya, and the stability of the whole Sahel region, is at stake as it faces the “terrifying...

President Obama
Obama says violence will not end immediately in Syria

WASHINGTON (AA) – As a highly sought cessation of hostilities goes into effect in Syria, President Barack Obama warns that violence between...

Prime Minister Netanyahu
Netanyahu pledges ‘terrorism’ cooperation with Africa

Jerusalem, Feb 23, 2016 (AFP) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday pledged his country’s cooperation with African...

President Obama
US deplores ‘irregularities’ in Uganda elections

  Washington, Feb 20, 2016 (AFP) – The United States on Saturday noted a series of troubling “irregularities” in Uganda’s...

Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton tops donations received in White House race

NEW YORK (AA) — Democratic Party presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton leads her peers in...

President Obama
Obama: Per barrel oil tax is smart investment

NEW YORK (AA) – A per barrel oil tax is a smart way to lower U.S. dependence on hydrocarbons...

State Department
US: Russian words, actions in Syria ‘discordant’

WASHINGTON (AA) – Russian attempts to prop up Bashar al-Assad while claiming support for a peace...